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Max Barry

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“People resist a census, but give them a profile page and they'll spend all day telling you who they are.”
Max Barry, Lexicon

“every story written is
marks upon a page
The same marks,
repeated, only
differently arranged”
Max Barry, Lexicon

“She had been in situations like this, where people said, Convince me, and in none of those had they actually wanted to be convinced. She could lay down a perfect argument and they just invented new bullshit on the spot to justify why the answer was still no. When people said, Convince me, she knew it didn’t mean they had an open mind. It meant they had power and wanted to enjoy it a minute.”
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